PM seeks retreat on bill to outlaw press spying – The Guardian

Posted April 1st, 2008 in data protection, media, news by sally

“Gordon Brown has demanded the scrapping of longstanding plans for a clampdown on newspapers that illegally buy personal data, such as health, bank and telephone records, the Guardian has learned. This has provoked criticism that he has bowed to pressure from the media.”

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The Guardian, 1st April 2008